Batman #132
(June 1960)

DC, 1940 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, with the exception of January, May, July, and November
On-sale Date
1960-04-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff (credited) (editor); Murray Boltinoff (credited) (associate editor); George Kashdan (credited) (associate editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Lair of the Sea-Fox! (Table of Contents)

Batman and Robin / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ha, ha! I've made my greatest catch -- Batman and Robin!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Sea-Fox
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letterer credit by Martin O'Hearn and Joe Desris.

Test Your Talent! (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Martian from Gotham City (Table of Contents: 2)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Charles Paris
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How did he come here?
Feature Logo
Batman with Robin - The Boy Wonder [50's face]
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Commissioner James Gordon; Clive Norris (actor, disguised as a Martian); three bandits [Logan; others unnamed] (villains)
Synopsis
An actor suffering amnesia believes that he is a Martian and at war with the world, When three criminals discover this, they trick the actor into helping them.
Keywords
Gotham City

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/. Inker credit verified by Paris.

The Readers' Choice! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Be Your Own Boss! (Table of Contents: 4)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff ?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hi, Jim!
Genre
advocacy
Characters
Jim; Phil

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Warden Willis / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I hope you like working here as a guard...
Genre
humor
Characters
Warden Willis

The Three Faces of Batman (Table of Contents: 6)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Feature Logo
Batman with Robin - The Boy Wonder [50's face]
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; Big Jim Masters (villain); Masters' gang (villains)
Synopsis
While trying to capture Big Jim Masters, Batman is subjected to an scientific experimental device that makes him unable to fight crime when he hears a siren or bell.
Keywords
belt radio

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Martin O'Hearn at http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Palisades Amusement Park Admission / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Letters to the Bat-Cave / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff (illustration)
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Batman

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Steven Fritz, Elsie Kilroy, Abram Hanson, Jerome Myers, Lester Roche, Jenny Stahl, Robert Stonewall, and Thomas Thilgen.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Casey the Cop / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here's the next prisoner, Judge...
Feature Logo
Casey the Cop
Genre
humor
Characters
Casey the Cop; Joe Brown
Reprints

The Lair of the Sea-Fox (Table of Contents: 10)

Batman and Robin / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Feature Logo
Batman with Robin - The Boy Wonder [50's face]
Genre
superhero
Characters
Batman [Bruce Wayne]; Robin [Dick Grayson]; The Sea-Fox (villain); Sea-Fox's gang (villains)
Synopsis
The Sea-Fox cleverly uses underwater waterways beneath Gotham to commit his crimes and the Caped Crusaders must find a way to stop him.
Reprints
Keywords
Bat-Submarine; Gotham City

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Detective Comics; World's Finest Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

The National Sports Council / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lair of the Sea-Fox!
    Batman and Robin
  2. 1. Test Your Talent!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  3. 2. The Martian from Gotham City
    Batman and Robin
  4. 3. The Readers' Choice!
    The Brave and the Bold; Justice League of America; Showcase; Rip Hunter... Time Master
  5. 4. Be Your Own Boss!
  6. 5. ["I hope you like working here as a guard..."]
    Warden Willis
  7. 6. The Three Faces of Batman
    Batman and Robin
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Palisades Amusement Park Admission
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Letters to the Bat-Cave
  10. 9. ["Here's the next prisoner, Judge..."]
    Casey the Cop
  11. 10. The Lair of the Sea-Fox
    Batman and Robin
  12. 11. ["This famous symbol..."]
    Detective Comics; World's Finest Comics
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Stephens Credit Sales
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Wilson Chemical Co.
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    The National Sports Council
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Craig Delich
  • Del Gruber
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Matthew Head
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Dan Kocher
  • Lou Mougin (R.I.P.)
  • Matthew Peets
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Van Dore